| O-T Lounge|| re: Calling OT Lawyers: Tutoring non-payment issues - Fat Man on 3/2/15 at 7:05 pm|
Small Claims court can often work out well for you in these situations....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Allergy/sinus med recommendations - Fat Man on 3/1/15 at 4:17 pm|
Assuming no high blood pressure, any sudafed (pseudophedrine .. -D) product to dry nasal passages / sinuses. You have to get this from behind the pharmacy counter (not the one out front). No Rx needed.
Mucinex aka Robitussion is only to loosen chest congestion. No point if you're not having chest...
| Music Board|| re: Jason Boland/Cody Canada - Fat Man on 3/1/15 at 4:09 pm|
[quote]Jason Boland/Cody Canada[/quote]
I got em Tuesday night in Athens, Ga. :nana:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Why can't I find LSU baseball on SEC network - Fat Man on 2/28/15 at 5:25 pm|
SECN+ ... not SECN.
Watch ESPN streamed online; you'll need your Dish login....
| Music Board|| re: Anyone seen Willie Nelson live recently? - Fat Man on 2/28/15 at 12:00 pm|
Saw him last night .. Shoulderchoke summed it up well:
[quote]Was it like it was 30-40 years ago? Of course not but he's 82 yrs old. Who still sounds great at that age. IMO we are still fortunate to be able to still see legends like him,[/quote]
I enjoyed the show a lot. His son did nicely on ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: L.A. Travel Advice - Fat Man on 2/26/15 at 1:11 pm|
[quote] you can drive all over LA and not feel like you've done anything and it's not easy to get around not knowing your directions[/quote]
This is the toughest part of visiting L.A. .. attractions tend to be pretty far apart. One can hope to do two a day.
The Getty was mentioned, very cool.
| Music Board|| re: Jason Boland at The Varsity Thursday - Fat Man on 2/25/15 at 12:45 pm|
[quote]Jason Boland [/quote]
So the wife says,"Hey, you want to go see the little one at UGA next week?"
I say, "yeah, how's bout Tuesday?" ... Jason Boland and Cody Canada at the Georgia Theatre. Coincidence? I think not.
Have you looked at the lineup for Larry Joe Taylor Fest coming up? P...
| Music Board|| re: Anyone seen Willie Nelson live recently? - Fat Man on 2/23/15 at 7:01 am|
I saw him a few years ago at the Varsity. Both shows were good.
Seeing him this Friday night ... I'll let you know if he's till ticking.
| Music Board|| re: Turnpike Troubadours @ Varsity this Friday 02/06 - Fat Man on 2/3/15 at 8:08 pm|
[quote]Who is all going? [/quote]
I'm an unhappy Fat Man.
Krewe drinking Friday afternoon in CovLA followed by more drinking Friday night followed by giving two performance-art Roger Creager toasts to Floats Sa morning followed by Saturday's parade .. no TT Friday night.
But, I did get Hal...
| Music Board|| re: Emerson, Lake, and Palmer - Fat Man on 2/1/15 at 12:07 pm|
[quote]Welcome back my friends to this show that never ends ... we're so glad you attend[/quote]
Used to start our high school band half-time shows with that announcement over the P.A.
Yeah, it was the 70's ... lol....
| Music Board|| re: American Aquarium "Wolves" 2/3 - Fat Man on 1/29/15 at 11:29 am|
[quote] Too slow and depressing[/quote]
This is been my experience with every album AA has done, but then when I see them live, the songs have life.
I saw them in Nashville the night before the Music City Bowl. All the live performances of their Wolves songs are far more fun than the recorded ...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 8:06 pm|
[quote]Could you make it a homework assignment? [/quote]
No. Most of the "students" are very busy and successful people. One way we are able to get them to even apply is that there is an understanding that what we do we do on class day, 8:00am - 5:00pm. No extra work.
As an example, some of t...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 7:54 pm|
3) Louisiana and St. Tammany have a fairly high, unreported drop-out rate .. maybe 15-20% (can't confirm). Won't raising standards increase the flunk-out / drop-out rate? I believe this falls under "unintended consequences
[quote]You want to know why a HS diploma ain't wo...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 3:11 pm|
[quote]DO NOT WANT. [/quote]
a) Because you oppose higher or different standards for high school diplomas?
b) Because you think it's a Federal takeover of education
c) Some other reason I'm missing?...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 3:09 pm|
[quote] Agenda 21 of the United Nations is the origin of the common core[/quote]
I saw some a few websites that asserted this, but with no real support for their claim.
However, regarding "Sustainability Education" via Wiki:
[quote]Groundwork has been laid for sustainability education worl...
| Political Talk|| re: Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 2:57 pm|
[quote]from my understanding it's a high quality program[/quote]
Well, thank you.
[quote]that many graduates do go on to leadership positions in the public and private sector.[/quote]
Yes, they do. However, many participants are already in leadership positions.
[quote]St Tammany School ...
| Political Talk|| Common Core Understanding and Questions - Fat Man on 1/26/15 at 2:15 pm|
Leadership St. Tammany (a program I direct) will be tackling the subject of education in February. We hear from School Administration, do field studies to a few schools, and hear from the heads of Southeastern, Delgado Northshore and Northshore Technical Institute (northshore vocational schools).
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's your routine auto maintenance schedule? - Fat Man on 1/24/15 at 5:06 pm|
[quote]Ask Kermit ! [/quote]
lol .. somebody knows The Fat Man IRL.
He says he follows Manufacturer's recommendations....
| O-T Lounge|| What's your routine auto maintenance schedule? - Fat Man on 1/24/15 at 1:07 pm|
Some folks follow the Manufacturers recommendations to the letter. Others perceive this as overkill.
Currently, I'm doing oil change every 5,000 miles, rotate tires every 10,000.
What about coolant?
water pump, assorted belts
| O-T Lounge|| re: Need Job Ideas for Wife - Fat Man on 1/22/15 at 1:44 pm|
Delta Airlines at Moisant.
Employees and immediate family members fly free....